Events & Outreach

Special Events

2017 Fundraising and Development for Nonprofits Conference: May 31-June 2, 2017

Past Events:
19 Movie Showing: February 22nd, 12-1:30pm
3rd Annual Fall Event
2015 ECO Midwest Regional Conference

Brownbag Series

This series provides a platform for students, researchers, and nonprofit professionals to exchange ideas & improve skills in research and practice.

Upcoming Brownbags:

  • Check back soon for information about Fall 2017 Brownbags!

Past Brownbags:

  • Tuesday, May 2nd 12-1pm, Room 1199 Nancy Nicholas Hall: Creative Community Engagement (View the event here)
  • Wednesday, April 26th 11am-12pm, Plenary Hall Nancy Nicholas Hall: How can universities support community change for health? The Obesity Prevention Initiative & the CommNS (View the event here)
  • Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 12-1pm, Room 1199 Nancy Nicholas Hall: Where is the power? Participatory mapping of community factors influencing nutrition and food environments in rural Ethiopia (View the event here)
  • Monday, February 13th, 2017: What makes for high quality community-engaged course partnerships?
    A generative discussion with instructors, Carolina Sarmiento, Michael Maguire, Jennifer Gaddis (View the event here)
  • Wednesday, February 8th, 2017: The Art of Storytelling, Alan Talaga (View the event here)
  • Monday, April 25th: Rethinking Residential Affordability and Mobility Within a Gentrifying Context, Dr. Revel Sims
  • Monday, March 28th: Community Studies, Dr. Alfonso Morales
  • Monday, March 14th: United We Engage-Wisconsin Campus Compact and the Quest to Advance the Civic Mission of Higher Education, Dr. Gavin Luter
  • Making Space for Undergraduate Education and Activism in the CommNS, Dr. Jennifer Gaddis (See flyer here for more information)
  • Liberating Service Learning, Dr. Randy Stoecker (See flyer here for more information)
  • Just a Click Away: How are Online Communities Changing Lives?, Jennifer Dalsen, Doctoral Student (See flyer here for more information)
  • The Multi-Level Effects of Youth Involvement in Grassroots Organizing, Dr. Veronica Terriquez (See flyer here for more information)
  • Dreams Assessment: an Evaluation Tool, Courtney Robinson, Masters Student (See flyer here for more information)
  • The Youth Research Hub: Examining Adolescents’ Online Social Networks, Dr. Mariah Kornbluh (See flyer here for more information)
  • What is Civic Studies, Alisa Pykett, Ph.D Student (See flyer here for more information)

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  • Family Voices, a community-university collaboration with families and organizations in South Madison, continues to support tutoring sessions at the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County.

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